Black Tea
India

Darjeeling 1st flush Avongrove

Lot DJ-4
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Product code: CSTN-185
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From the renowned Euphoria section, exclusively reserved for the AV2 cultivar, the Avongrove garden presents a batch of black tea. This first plucking of the year, explosively aromatic, has led to the regional reputation as: the champagne of black teas.

The fine leaves rich with buds give a sweet liquor with the lightness of a white tea. Lacking none of the typical First Flush vigour this thirst-quenching tea delicately fills the mouth with subtle notes of wild flowers and sweet spices (aniseed, cloves) to finish on a mildly saline minerality.

To be savoured at any time of the day.

  • Cultivar: AV2
  • Producer: M. Nundy
  • Altitude: 1850m
  • Date of harvest: March 29, 2021
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Teapot method
balance Quantity / 250ml of water
1.5
thermometer Temperature of infusion
95
lined-clock Infusion length
4 - 5 min
Gaiwan technique
balance Quantity / 250ml of water
2
thermometer Temperature of infusion
0
lined-clock Infusion length 1
25 - 40 sec
lined-clock Infusion length 2
30 - 45 sec
lined-clock Infusion length 3
40 - 55 sec
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Floral Fruity Wooded Earthy Spice Vegetal

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